Daily guide of TV movies and radio highlights


Greater Boston With Emily Rooney 7 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) Gail Huff joins local scientists on a quest to tag and track sharks.


Go to the Light 7:30 p.m. WCVB-TV (Channel 5) Lighthouses from the North Shore to Cape Cod.


WBUR’s Morning Edition With Bob Oakes 5 a.m. and All Things Considered With Sacha Pfeiffer 4 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9) The latest news from WBUR’s local newsroom.


Morning Edition With Bob Seay 6 a.m. WGBH-FM (89.7) Jared Bowen on the Cuban Missile Crisis exhibition at the JFK Library and Museum.

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Boston Public Radio noon WGBH-FM (89.7)

Radio Boston 3 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9) Company One’s new production, “How We Got On.”

Nightside With Dan Rea
8 p.m. WBZ-AM (1030) Were students smarter 100 years ago?




CBS This Morning at 7 a.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Forest Whitaker.

Good Morning America at
7 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9.

Today at 7 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10; 10 a.m. on Ch. 7. Jimmy Buffett performs.

Live! With Kelly and Michael at 9 a.m. on Chs. 5 and 9; 10 a.m. on Ch. 10. Maria Menounos (guest cohost); Harrison Ford.

Rachael Ray at 9 a.m. on Ch. 4; 2 p.m. on Ch. 10. Nate Berkus gets cooking lessons from Jacques Pepin, David Burke, and Lidia Bastianich.


Steve Harvey at 9 a.m. on
Ch. 64; 10 a.m. on Chs. 5 and 9.

The View at 11 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. T.I.; Jim Rash.


The Doctors at 2 p.m. on
Ch. 7; 4 p.m. on Ch. 64. Roseanne Barr.

The Talk at 2 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Eric McCormack.

Anderson Live at 3 p.m. on Chs. 12 and 25. Rosie Perez (guest cohost); the cast of “Downton Abbey.”

Katie at 3 p.m. on Chs. 5 and 9; 4 p.m. on Ch. 6. Tony Goldwyn.

The Ellen DeGeneres Show at 4 p.m. on Chs. 5, 9, and 10. Gwyneth Paltrow.


Charlie Rose at 11 p.m. on Chs. 2 and 11.

Conan at 11 p.m. and 12:30 a.m. on TBS. Harrison Ford; Donald Faison.

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart at 11 p.m. and 1:02 a.m. on COM. Simon Pegg.

Colbert Report at 11:31 p.m. and 1:33 a.m. on COM. Richard Brodhead, president of Duke University.

The Tonight Show With Jay Leno at 11:34 p.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Sandra Bullock; Bob Saget. Il Volo performs.

Jimmy Kimmel Live at 11:35 p.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. Ashton Kutcher; Melanie Griffith. Big Sean performs.

Late Show With David Letterman at 11:35 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Jim Parsons. Snoop Lion performs.

Tavis Smiley at midnight on Ch. 44; 12:30 a.m. on Chs. 2 and 11. Natalie Cole.

Late Night With Jimmy Fallon at 12:37 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10.

Nightline at 12:37 a.m. on
Chs. 5, 6, and 9.

The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson at 12:37 a.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Stephen Fry.

Better at 1 a.m. on Ch. 50.

Last Call With Carson Daly at 1:36 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Andy Dick; Faye; the Men.


Captain Horatio Hornblower
6 p.m. (TCM) Gregory Peck as C.S. Forester’s naval hero. NR (1950)

Election 6:15 p.m. (HBO2) Reese Witherspoon as a ruthless candidate in a high school election. R (1999)

Titanic 6:30 p.m. (FAM) James Cameron’s film about the doomed luxury liner won 11 Oscars. PG-13 (1997)

Pulp Fiction 7 p.m. (AMC) Interweaving stories center on two hit men (John Travolta, Samuel L. Jackson). R (1994)

Reading, Writing & Romance 8 p.m. (HALMRK) A struggling actor takes a job teaching high school English and begins a romance. NR (2013)

Clear History 9 p.m. (HBO2)
A marketing executive at an electric-car start-up quits after an argument with his boss. NR (2013)

The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit 9:45 p.m. (TCM) Gregory Peck as a New York businessman. NR (1956)

Message in a Bottle 11 p.m. (OVAT) A reporter tracks down the author of a note in a bottle. Kevin Costner. PG-13 (1999)

Red Dawn 11:20 p.m. (ENCR) High schoolers conduct guerrilla warfare against Soviet invaders. Patrick Swayze. PG-13 (1984)